Go Large with SQL Azure Federations
SQL Azure provides sophisticated data storage options for your cloud applications. We will explore the patterns and practices that help you develop and deploy applications that can exploit the full power of the elastic, highly available, and scalable SQL Azure Database service. The session details scalable application design techniques such as sharding and horizontal partitioning and dives into future enhancements to SQL Azure Databases. The term ‘NoSQL’ may be mentioned, and we will look at how SQL Azure Federations can benefit specific real world applications.